The training workshops below are run regularly as public face to face events for individuals and many are eligible for CPD points. Please check course pages for up to date accreditations.
NOTE: All of our public training will comply with Government regulations relating to Covid 19. Should regulations not permit face to face training, participants will have the option of taking part in workshops remotely, via Zoom.
Any of the programmes can also be delivered as in-house training to groups of employees. Contact us for more information.
Remote Learning: An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
09 and 10 September 2021
Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a client-centred approach that elicits behavioural changes by assisting individuals to explore and resolve ambivalence. This approach is especially helpful with individuals who are less motivated.
Remote Learning: An Introduction to Solution Focused Brief Therapy
13 and 14 September 2021
SFBT is a short-term goal-focused therapeutic approach which helps clients change by constructing solutions rather than dwelling on problems. Elements of the desired solution often are already present in the client's life, and become the basis for ongoing change.
Remote Learning: An Introduction to Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
16 and 17 September 2021
21 and 22 October 2021
02 and 03 December 2021
Initially known as CBT for Borderline disorder. DBT consists of a series of skills and techniques for working with personality disorders and other areas. This course will explain the concept and would suit those considering becoming a DBT therapist or those referring clients or employees to a DBT service.
Remote Learning: Complex Trauma Workshop
29 September 2021
This workshop will explore how developmental trauma may manifest in adult presentations and appropriate interventions to engage with complex trauma.
Remote Learning: Key Working, Care Planning & Case Management
30 September and 01 October 2021
This remote learning workshop will provide a practical application of relevant theory in relation to key working, care planning and case management.
Remote Learning: Improving Professional Boundaries
06 October 2021
With many of us working from home, personal and professional boundaries may become blurred so maintaining your professional boundaries has never been more important. The content of this remote learning workshop is designed to provide an overview of boundaries and the many ways in which they can be encountered. There is a strong emphasis on practical examples of issues and best practice.
Remote Learning: An Overview of Dual Diagnosis
13 October 2021
‘Dual Diagnosis’ is the term used when a person suffers from both a drug and/or alcohol issue and a mental health issue. Delivered live online by subject expert Dr. Seán Foy, using Zoom, this workshop sets out to deliver a clear overview of Dual Diagnosis/Disorders and its implications for treatment and practice.
Online: Drug and Alcohol Awareness course
01 November until 17 December 2021
This online course covers a range of areas to provide participants with a good basic knowledge of drugs and alcohol and related issues. The programme is divided into six pre-recorded modules with quizzes to evaluate understanding of the material as you progress through the individual topics. There is online access to a Q&A forum and the option of a LIVE one hour weekly session (Saturdays) with course authors Dr. Sean Foy or Liam O'Loughlin to discuss each week's module.
NEW: Remote Learning: An Introduction to Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
03 November 2021
This one day online workshop delivered by Dr. Kevin Fehin aims to provide an introduction to the ideas and concepts involved in psychodynamic psychotherapy including transference and countertransference. It will explore attitudes, values and beliefs about human nature from a psychodynamic perspective and provide an understanding of psychopathology and presenting symptoms from this viewpoint.
Remote Learning: Advanced Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) Workshop
11, 12, 18 & 19 November 2021
Note: Participants are required to provide evidence of having completed an introductory course in DBT in order to join this workshop. DBT consists of a series of skills and techniques for working with personality disorders and other areas. This Advanced DBT course focuses on how to teach clients group skills, how to develop further on these skills in one to one sessions and how to help clients with any form of self-destructive behaviour.
Remote Learning: Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace
25 and 26 November 2021
This workshop will present an overview of common mental health problems and it will enable participants to discuss and reflect on the common misconceptions regarding mental health difficulties. It aims to promote positive mental health and self-care in the workplace which has benefits for all.
Remote Learning: Hidden Shame workshop
08 December 2021
This online training will be presented by Kevin Fehin, Senior Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist. Kevin will examines the area of shame and how it is often overlooked in the therapeutic process both within clients and therapists alike.
Remote Learning: Trauma Informed Practice workshop
09 and 10 December 2021
The purpose of this remote training is to start a conversation about how trauma and adversity affects and has affected those who use the services we provide and the appropriate responses we can implement and offer.